\ʃˈɑːlətən], \ʃˈɑːlətən], \ʃ_ˈɑː_l_ə_t_ə_n]\
Definitions of CHARLATAN
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
Sort: Oldest first
By Oddity Software
By Noah Webster.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By Daniel Lyons
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
Originally, one who went from place to place to sell a medicine, to which he attributed marvellons properties. By extension- any individual, who endeavours to deceive the public by passing himself off as more skilful than he really is. According to Menage, the word comes from circulatanus, a corruption of circulator.
By Robley Dunglison
By Smith Ely Jelliffe